Olodaterol for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a narrative review

  title={Olodaterol for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a narrative review},
  author={Andrea S. Melani},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy},
  pages={1603 - 1611}
  • A. Melani
  • Published 22 September 2018
  • Medicine
  • Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy
ABSTRACT Introduction: Inhaled bronchodilators are the key-stone of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) management. Olodaterol 5 µg, a long-acting β2-adrenoceptor agonist (LABA) is one such bronchodilator indicated as a once-daily maintenance therapy. Areas covered: This article reviews the several trials that have assessed olodaterol as a COPD therapy. It covers safety and tolerability data and provides the reader with an expert opinion on its use as a treatment for COPD. Expert… 

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